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Child Passenger Safety Week

Child Passenger Safety Week

Ensuring child passenger safety is SO important. When our RV was totaled, thank goodness the baby was safely strapped into his car seat. The seat (we had this travel system) was appropriate for his weight, height and age, and the installation was checked by a […]

Happiest Camper Homestead

Happiest Camper Homestead

It has been four months since we totaled our RV and settled in southwestern Virginia.  The house is (mostly) furnished, and we are no longer going to the store every day to replace missing items.  We are moving out of survival mode and beginning to […]

My Baby Wears a Cranial Helmet

My Baby Wears a Cranial Helmet

Sadler was born with a misshapen head most likely attributed to his position in the womb.  Babies can also get flat spots from sleeping on their back and spending time in one spot in a car seat. Our pediatrician recommended re-positioning Sadler’s head when possible […]

Our Truck & RV are Totaled

Our Truck & RV are Totaled

It’s official.  Both the truck and RV are totaled, so now I can share the whole story. We were traveling eastbound on I-20 through Mingus, Texas.  My husband was driving (thank goodness!), and it was time fuel up.  I was riding in the backseat with […]

Our RV is Totaled

Our RV is Totaled

On April 9th we left Arizona with the RV in tow and set off for our new home in Big Stone Gap, VA.  The springtime drive was beautiful, everyone was enjoying the trip (including the baby and dogs), and after two years we finally felt […]

RV Photo Challenge

RV Photo Challenge

The best part about living in a RV is all the wonderful people I get the pleasure of meeting both on the road and virtually.  It really is a supportive community full of happy campers.  To further engage with RV lovers, I’m hosting a RV […]

Tiny House vs. RV

Tiny House vs. RV

Tiny houses are trendy and adorable.  Television shows parade their affordability and the convenience of living tiny for singles, couples, and families.  That is what lead my husband and I to explore the concept two years ago, when rents were high and the housing market […]

RV Life Lately

RV Life Lately

We have been busy little RV living bees lately with projects in the works all over the place.  This peel-and-stick back splash in the kitchen really brightens up the whole space.  I need to make a new curtain for this window because the one there […]

Consumerism vs. Minimalism

Consumerism vs. Minimalism

I am a child of the 80’s when consumerism was rampant.  My playroom was filled to the brim with toys of every kind – Barbies, a karaoke machine, board games, dress-up clothes, craft kits, coveted dolls that my grandma stood in line for hours to […]

Happiest Camper Shop

Happiest Camper Shop

Introducing the Happiest Camper Shop featuring vintage trailer designs in fun colors and patterns that will turn anyone into a happy camper.  The campers can be purchased on mugs, phone cases, t-shirts, onesies, pillows, and more.  Check it out! Happy Camper – Less House More […]